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Re: [SLE] pure-ftp
  • From: Christopher Mahmood <ckm@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 2 Oct 2002 20:37:01 -0700
  • Message-id: <20021003033701.GB22851@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Chris Herrnberger (chris123@xxxxxxxx) [021002 17:51]:
> 1. File permissions:
> For internal reasons I need the uploads files to have permissions of 754 or
> 744. Now 'pure' provides a default umask <file>:<dir> of 133:022 I must
> confess I am not familiar with this notation yet. So how do I set the umask
> variable to have an upload file permission of 754 or 744.

You can actually use the symbolic syntax with umask but for 744 use
033. Keep in mind that if uploaded files are readable by the ftp
user your ftp server will quickly become a warez server.

> 2. Login procedure:
> Using passive or not, the log in seems unecessarily long (PAM or standard
> unix) with no changes in time when changing variables listed. Its ok just
> wondering that all.

DNS? There's usually no point in doing reverse lookups on the
client's IP.

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-ckm

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